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Retirement Home For Horses at Mill Creek Farm

#1 of 6 things to do in Alachua Features Animals
County Rd 235A, Alachua, FL
+1 386-462-1001
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PERFECT SATURDAY MORNING OUTING

You don't want to miss this. Only open to the public on Saturday mornings, but worth arranging a... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2017
Judiann P
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Alachua, Florida
WE LOVED IT!

This is an AMAZING place to visit! Acres upon acres of the happiest horses you'll ever... read more

Reviewed 23 April 2017
orlandogal22
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Orlando, Florida
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County Rd 235A, Alachua, FL
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Reviewed 23 May 2017

You don't want to miss this. Only open to the public on Saturday mornings, but worth arranging a schedule to do this. We take all our out-of-town visitors here, especially if they have children (but any age enjoys this). It says admission is two carrots,...More

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Reviewed 23 April 2017

This is an AMAZING place to visit! Acres upon acres of the happiest horses you'll ever see. We arrived early on a Saturday morning with our "admission fee" of four 5 lbs. bags of carrots! (I think just 2 single carrots is the minimum to...More

Thank orlandogal22
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

We visited while we were in town for a couple of days and it was marvelous! Very clean, serene, well kept land with so many heathy, happy horses to see, feed and learn about. It's only a bag of carrots to get in! Which you...More

Thank Amy D
Reviewed 31 March 2017

beautiful park like area with retired horses and rescued horses that you can hand feed from 11-3 on Saturdays only. You can bring your own carrots, apples or bananas .Or donate a certain amount and they will give you a bag of carrots some of...More

Thank Nurturinghearts
Reviewed 23 March 2017

This farm takes in retired, blind and horses of retired police. I invited a student of UF Veterinary School along and she just loved it! It takes a little while to walk the entire farm so budget time. Open to visitors Saturdays 11 am to...More

Thank keywestgator
Reviewed 22 March 2017

I take the family a couple times each year to visit and walk around. We enjoying feeding the horses.

Thank 152ginaw
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Nice place to spend the afternoon. Bring carrots for the horses. They love to eat them! Be sure to bring a hat and glasses if you are going on a hot day!

Thank gatordiner
Reviewed 13 February 2017

My Mom Nephew and I spent about 2.5 hours here yesterday. We brought 10lbs carrots, 1 bag of apples and 6 bananas and left empty handed. We saw and fed a majority of the horses. We will definitly go back. I'm only sorry that I'm...More

1  Thank JuliaOrlando1
Reviewed 13 January 2017

The owners and workers who provide for elderly, needy horses are heroes. Taking care of these animals requires so much compassion and hard work every day. It was bitterly cold and very windy when we visited so we only could stay a short time. Except...More

Thank honcho123
Reviewed 29 December 2016

This attraction is open to the public only on Saturdays from 11 until 3. Bring a 5-pound bag of carrots to wander around and feed the animals living out their life in large pastures. You'll find blind horses, neglected but now saved horses, and a...More

Thank JFGainesville
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